How to create a workflow in sharepoint designer 2013

How do I create a workflow in SharePoint designer?

Open the site in SharePoint Designer, and click Workflows. Click List Workflow from the ribbon, and choose the list or library this should run on. Give the workflow a name and description (this is useful since you will see it when starting the workflow). Click Ok.

How do I create an approval workflow in SharePoint 2013?

Click on workflow settings. Select the Workflow association type as “Document”. Click on Add a workflow. Select the approval workflow then provide the name for the workflow, “Approval Status”.

How do I create a workflow approval in SharePoint?

What is approval workflow in SharePoint 2013?

Learn more about Approval workflows. An Approval workflow is a SharePoint feature that routes a document or other item stored in a SharePoint list or library to one or more people for their approval or rejection. The workflow automates, streamlines, and standardizes the whole process.

What is a workflow SharePoint?

SharePoint workflows are pre-programmed mini-applications that streamline and automate a wide variety of business processes. Workflows can range from collecting signatures, feedback, or approvals for a plan or document, to tracking the current status of a routine procedure.